River Downs

Grayson Homes has a model open and 21 home sites remaining at River Downs, a golf course community in Carroll County.

The Finksburg community offers homes on 2- to-4-acre sites. The homes are on well-and-septic systems and come with a two-zoned electric heat pump system and electric cooking.


Grayson offers seven home plans ranging from 2,500 square feet to 3,500 square feet, with base prices from $349,990 to $389,990. Standard interior features include a two-car side-entry garage, masonry fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen and garden baths.

The model, the Auburn, has a base price of $389,990 for 3,500 square feet. The model as shown is 4,000 square feet because of optional upgrades that include a conservatory, morning room, three-car garage and a finished basement.


The first floor includes a two-story open foyer, 14-by-14-foot living room, 12-by-20-foot conservatory, 13-by-12-foot library, 15-by- 16-foot family room, 28-by-14-foot kitchen, 12-by-12-foot morning room, 13-by-14-foot dining room, laundry room and powder room.

The second floor consists of a 14-by-18-foot master bedroom with master bath and walk-in closet; 13-by-12-foot bedroom; 14-by-13-foot bedroom; 13-by-14- foot bedroom; 10-by-10-foot optional sitting room/bedroom, and two full baths.

To get to River Downs, take Interstate 795 north to Route 140 north toward Westminster. Go approximately four miles and turn right onto Route 91 north. Go two miles and turn left at the second Lawndale Road, which is the River Downs community entrance.

Follow the signs to the model, which will be on the left.

The sales center is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Builder: Grayson Homes

Phone: 410-861-8897

Developer: Gaylord Brooks Realty


Style: Traditional Colonial

Square footage: 2,500 to 3,500

Units: 21

Options: Three-car garage ($7,000); morning room, ($13,500); stone fireplace ($750).